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HP E242e

69

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HP E242e

$235.15
HP E242e
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A good spec and phenomenally economical to run 24" flatpanel monitor
24" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 5000000:1 No Dec 2016 A+
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HP E242e Review

With very low running costs and very good features, we have scored the HP E242e as follows:
78
Features
Good Features
96
Running Costs
$22 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer flatpanel monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has running costs of only $22 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 6% of all 3,257 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Attach your HP desktop mini, HP chromebox, or select HP thin client directly behind the display.[2] keep things tidy with an integrated power supply and cable management features.<br> reduce power consumption and help lower costs
Get an intelligent, energy-efficient design that is ENERGY STAR certified, EPEAT gold registered[3], and meets TCO certified edge requirements.<br> your monitor's new best friend
Design the screen for how you work with HP display assistant software.<br> make it yours
Slower than average response time
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

HP E242e In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

The E242e is in the cheapest 6% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have assessed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the E242e is only $22.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The HP E242e's display diagonal of 24" is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 60% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The HP E242e has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC displays is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response times of PC displays range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The response time of the HP E242e of 7ms is slower than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 84% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC displays the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the HP E242e of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 85% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The HP E242e's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 24% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC screens is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HP E242e does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The HP E242e has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the HP E242e of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 46% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hp n3c01atabu, hp n3c01aaabu, hp n3c01aaabb, hp e242e

Barcodes:

00889296967132, 00889296967149, 00889296967156, 00889296967163, 00889296967170, 00889296967187, 00889296967194, 00889296967200, 00889296967217, 00889296967224, 00889296967231, 00889296967248, 00889296967255, 00889296967262, 00889296967279, 00889296967286, 00889296967293, 00889296967309, 04053162996694, 04058154034163, 05712505729137

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